Department of Theology and Religious Studies

Theology: learning, teaching, research

As one of the leading theological departments in the UK we enjoy an international reputation for excellence in research and teaching.

We offer a range of stimulating courses reflecting academic expertise in areas including philosophy of religion and ethics, Christian theology and culture, biblical studies, religious history, Islam and Judaism.

Frances Knight, Head of Department


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First for graduate employability

First for graduate employability
We're the University of the Year for Graduate Employability according to Good University Guide 2017,

2016-2017 Language Centre module enrolment

Enrolment takes place from Monday 26 September to Wednesday 28 September: precise dates dependent on which modules you wish to study.

Theology and Religious Studies achieve 100% satisfaction in National Student Survey

Congratulations to the Department on their success!

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Upcoming events

Futures Festival - careers advice and opportunities

Highfield House, University Park
For all arts students: get a taste of what you can do alongside your studies to increase your job prospects. The festival includes volunteer and paid opportunities currently available on campus.

Research Seminar

B2 The Hemsley Building
The Rise of Christian Theology and the End of Ancient Metaphysics

The Qurʾān between Judaism and Christianity – lecture 2, Sunday 16 October 2016

A48 Sir Clive Granger Building, University Park
The Qur?an between Judaism and Christianity is a series of public lectures funded by the British Academy, hosted at The University of Nottingham, and co-sponsored by the Karimia Institute. The second lecture takes place on Sunday 16 October 2016.

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Video series

Bibledex videos

Lecture and Research seminars

Objects of belief

Sacred Calendar

Theologians in Conversation

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Department of Theology and Religious Studies

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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